Lesley Brook works in the research directorate of Otago Polytechnic in New Zealand, with a focus on increasing community engagement and maximising the translation of research results to deliver impact to industry, community organisations and the public.
Like every other research discipline, art needs to find effective ways of assessing its impact. This presentation will examine how the reach and significance of the impact of fine arts research can be measured. How can changes in what and how people think and feel be measured? How does the assessment process account for the …